Cricket

  • Duncan Fletcher won't be sidelined, says Ravi Shastri 2 hours 15 minutes ago

    Shastri, who has been appointed the team director for the ODI series against England, said his role would be to oversee the team but added that coach Fletcher has not been sidelined. ...
  • Game over for Test captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni? Yesterday

    ESPNCricinfo's Senior Editor Gaurav Kalra reflects on whether time is up for Dhoni as India's Test captain. ...
  • BCCI sidelines Duncan Fletcher after England debacle 2 days ago

    MS Dhoni and Fletcher remain in place, but only time will tell if the appointment of Ravi Shastri as director of cricket is a temporary measure or a sign of deeper changes ahead in the Indian cricket. ...
  • Team India outplayed in all departments in Test series 3 days ago

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discusses India's humiliating defeat after England wrapped up the five-match Test series 3-1 with an innings and 244-run victory at The Oval. ...
  • May be it is time to sack Dhoni as captain, says Srikkanth 3 days ago

    Though it's time to remove Dhoni from captaincy, we don't have a suitable replacement at present, says former India captain. ...
  • Kumble, Srinath walk out of KSCA meet 4 days ago

    Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath walked out of a Karnataka Cricket Association meeting after a showdown with other members over how to use funds. ...
  • Former India coach Greg Chappell backs MS Dhoni August 13, 2014

    Chappell heaped praise on Dhoni and coach Duncan Fletcher despite the Indian team's poor performance in the ongoing five-match Test series against England where they are trailing 2-1. ...
  • Will humour save the day for Team India? August 12, 2014

    India lost the fourth Test against England at Old Trafford by an innings and 54 runs as they were bowled out for 161 in the fourth innings. ...
  • ICC TV rights likely to see bidding wars August 8, 2014

    A top Indian corporate, and an international news broadcaster of repute are in the fray for the ICC Broadcast rights, learns CNN-IBN. ...
  • Zaheer Khan becomes an entrepreneur August 7, 2014

    The veteran pacer, who is striving for an India comeback, has launched a fitness centre in Mumbai called 'ProSport'. ...
  • I was expecting India call-up: Karn Sharma August 7, 2014

    The legspinner, who has been selected for the ODI leg of England tour, says he doesn't weigh himself down with expectations. ...
  • India paid for misreading conditions at Manchester August 7, 2014

    ESPNCricinfo's Senior Editor Gaurav Kalra reflects on India's meek surrender in the first innings of the fourth Test against England. ...
  • BCCI to send pacers for England ODI ahead of schedule August 7, 2014

    Prompted by Ishant Sharma's injury, the Indian cricket board is sending the pace trio of Mohit Sharma, Umesh Yadav and Dhaval Kulkarni to England early as a back-up for the 5th Test. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar has lowest attendance in Parliament, MPs question his nomination August 6, 2014

    Sachin Tendulkar received criticism from Rajeev Shukla, an ex-IPL chief and Congress spokesperson. Shukla, on Monday criticised the cricketer over his poor attendance at the Upper House of the Parliament. ...
  • Anderson found not guilty, India miffed August 2, 2014

    The ICC hearing that took place on Friday found James Anderson not guilty of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test. ...
  • 3rd Test: India surrender at Southampton July 31, 2014

    Moeen Ali's maiden six-wicket haul in India's second innings helped England tie the five-match series 1-1, beating the visitors by 266 runs in the third Test. ...
  • Watch: Cricketers Irfan Pathan, Yusuf wish Eid July 29, 2014

    Cricketer Irfan Pathan and Yusuf celebrate Eid. Irfan Pathan said, "Everyone should work to spread peace and love. That is the purpose of Eid." ...
  • MS Dhoni slams ICC decision to fine Ravindra Jadeja July 27, 2014

    A livid Dhoni lambasted the ICC decision to impose a fine on Jadeja, saying many a thing were neglected in the case and his players cannot ignore if abuse is hurled on them. ...
  • Steve Waugh lauds Ajinkya Rahane after Lord's heroics July 24, 2014

    Ajinkya Rahane was without a doubt the stand-out Indian player in the second Test as he scored a brilliant century in the first innings. ...
  • India beat England at Lord's, make history July 21, 2014

    CNN-IBN's panelists discuss India's historic 95-run victory over England at Lord's that gave them a 1-0 lead in the five-match series. ...
  • Ishant Sharma shines as India win historic Lord's Test July 21, 2014

    Ishant Sharma picked up seven wickets in the second innings to take India to a 95-run win and lead the five-match series 1-0. ...
  • 'Dhoti' storm in Chennai: Should there be a dress code in clubs? July 16, 2014

    Days after the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association barred a sitting Madras High Court judge and two senior advocates from entering the club wearing dhotis, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has issued a strong warning to the club. Calling it sartorial despotism, Jayalalithaa said that the government intends to pass a law...
  • Politicians welcome Jayalalithaa's statement on dhoti code July 16, 2014

    The Tamil Nadu government took note of the row over a Madras High Court Judge and two advocates being refused entry into the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club for wearing dhotis. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has said that she will not hesitate to cancel licences of the clubs who indulge in...
  • Is dress code in clubs a colonial hangover? July 15, 2014

    The recent incident of not allowing a Madras High Court judge into Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club in Chennai has triggered a controversy. It has led to a nationwide debate on the relevance of dress code which is being strictly followed by most of the clubs in India. ...
  • Watch: CEAT International Cricket Awards 2014 June 14, 2014

    The 19th edition of CEAT International Cricket Awards. ...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders are IPL 7 champions June 2, 2014

    Riding on Pandey's brilliant 50-ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL title in three years with a 3-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab. ...
  • Robin Uthappa has flourished in the team: Trevor Bayliss May 29, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders had a fantastic turnaround to reach the IPL 7 final after staring at elimination halfway through the tournament. KKR coach Trevor Bayliss talks to CNN-IBN. ...
  • Will discuss Indo-Pak cricket: Sports Minister Sarabananada Sonowal May 27, 2014

    Sarabananada Sonowal who was sworn in as a Minister of State with Independent Charge on Monday said that he was happy to take charge as the Sport Minister. In an interview to CNN-IBN Sonowal said, "We will discuss over cricket between India and Pakistan." ...
  • Gautam Gambhir happy with Kolkata Knight Riders' form May 27, 2014

    The most consistent team of IPL 7 will be up against the most resilient side of the current edition when Kings XI Punjab lock horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in the first qualifier of the IPL on Wednesday. ...
  • New Zealand's Chris Cairns denies match-fixing allegations May 20, 2014

    Former Kiwi star Chris Cairns has denied that he is the player who asked Lou Vincent and Brendon McCullum to fix games. ...